Former rail boss takes on new role at water firm

Sir David Higgins
The former boss of the HS2 project is set to take a role on the board at United Utilities. Sir David Higgins is to replace the outgoing chairman Dr John McAdam. Sir David was chairman of the HS2 high speed rail project and chief executive of the Olympic Delivery Authority for London 2012 from 2005 to 2011. He held the same position at Network Rail between 2011 and 2014. Sir David has joined the Warrington-headquartered company as a non-executive director and will take the head role after Dr McAdam's departure at the end of... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...